The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of ICT role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of ICT in their job title over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of ICT
Rank - 625 629
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of ICT 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.005% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £63,375 £59,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.96%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £45,587 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+42.58% -17.11%
Head of ICT
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41779 43294 45773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.78% 94.00% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 35556 35987 39555
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of ICT
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Head of ICT in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Head of ICT Jobs Demand Trend in London

Head of ICT
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of ICT across the London region.

Head of ICT Salary Trend in London

Head of ICT
Top 18 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Head of ICT in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Head of ICT in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (75.00%) Google Apps
2 6 (75.00%) User Experience
2 6 (75.00%) Google
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) Atlassian
3 3 (37.50%) JIRA
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (12.50%) Legal
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
5 1 (12.50%) Security Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (12.50%) ISMS
5 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared

Head of ICT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Head of ICT in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Head of ICT in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Google Apps
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
2 1 (12.50%) Security Management
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) ISMS
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Google
2 3 (37.50%) Atlassian